The following resources support study in African American history. Many of these heritage collections, available at college and university libraries and archives, offer HTML guides to prominent collections and have online exhibits featuring scanned photographs, streaming video, and sound. Publications listed below have subscription information and, in many cases, electronic versions of recent issues you can browse for free. Additionally, we have provided some national links for those interested in the function of archives and archivists.
If you are a representative of one of these organizations or publications, and wish to be removed from our list, please e-mail the WGBH Media Archives and Preservation Center at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Heritage Collections | Publications | Archives and Archivists
African American Film and Television Collection at the University of California, Los Angeles
African American Television Project at the University of Georgia, Athens
Amistad Research Center at Tulane University
Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History, Washington, D.C.
Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History at the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library
Black Archives of Mid-America
Black Film Center Archive at Indiana University
Library of Congress
Moorland Springarn Research Center at Howard University
Museum of Afro American History, Boston, Massachusetts
Museum of African American History, Detroit, Michigan
National Archives and Records Administration (Black Studies on Microfilm)
National Museum of American History at the Smithsonian
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture at the New York Public Library
Southwest Film and Video Archives at Southern Methodist University (now the G. William Jones Film and Video Collection)
Vanderbilt University News Collection
W.E.B. DuBois Institute for Afro-American Research at Harvard University
WSB Television News Video Archives, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
African American Review (Modern Language Association)
African Studies Review
American Visions: The Magazine of Afro-American Culture
Black Issues in Higher Education
The Black Scholar
Chronicle of Higher Education
Journal of Black Studies
Race & Class: A Journal for Black and Third World Liberation
Research in African Literatures
Souls: A Critical Journal of Black Politics, Culture and Society
Archives and Archivists
American Association for State and Local History
Association of Moving Image Archivists
National Archives and Records Administration
National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators
Society of American Archivists
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